22 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

22 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

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22 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 10 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 10 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Sydney

10
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Ocean Park Library (in Santa Monica) and Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). Pack the 3rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and make a trip to Santa Monica Pier.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles route planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. In June, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Sydney - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

10
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Change things up with these side-trips from San Diego: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and LEGOLAND California (in Carlsbad). Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, stroll through La Jolla Cove, enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park, and get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Diego online travel planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, you will find days in San Diego are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

LEGOLAND California, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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